How to Track an Android Phone From an iPhone

Joel Mason

Android, Tutorials

How to Track an Android Phone From an iPhone

Have you ever misplaced your Android phone and wished there was a way to track its location using your iPhone? Well, you’re in luck!

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of tracking an Android phone from an iPhone. So, let’s get started!

Step 1: Install a Tracking App on the Android Phone

To begin tracking your Android phone, you need to install a reliable tracking app from the Google Play Store. There are several options available, but for this tutorial, we recommend using the popular app called “Find My Device” by Google.

Here’s how to install “Find My Device” on your Android phone:

  • Open the Google Play Store on your Android phone.
  • Search for “Find My Device” in the search bar.
  • Select the app from the search results.
  • Tap on the “Install” button and wait for the installation to complete.

Once “Find My Device” is successfully installed on your Android phone, move on to the next step.

Step 2: Set Up Find My Device on Your Android Phone

Now that you have installed “Find My Device,” it’s time to set it up so that you can track your Android phone remotely. Follow these steps:

  • Open the app from your app drawer or home screen.
  • Login with your Google account credentials.
  • Grant all necessary permissions required by the app.
  • Enable location services if prompted.
  • Make sure to turn on the toggle switch for “Find My Device.”

Once you have completed the setup process, you’re ready to track your Android phone from your iPhone using the “Find My Device” app.

Step 3: Use Find My Device on Your iPhone

Now that you have set up “Find My Device” on your Android phone, it’s time to track its location using your iPhone. Follow these steps:

  • Open a web browser on your iPhone.
  • Navigate to the Google Find My Device website by typing “” in the address bar.
  • Sign in with the same Google account credentials used on your Android phone.
  • Once signed in, you will see a map displaying the last known location of your Android phone.

With this information, you can now track the location of your Android phone from your iPhone. You can also perform additional actions such as locking or erasing your device remotely if needed.


Tracking an Android phone from an iPhone is made easy with the help of apps like “Find My Device” by Google. By following the steps outlined in this tutorial, you can ensure that even if you misplace or lose your Android phone, you’ll have a way to locate it using your iPhone.

Remember to always keep tracking apps installed and set up on all of your devices for added security and peace of mind.


This tutorial is intended for informational purposes only. Always ensure that you have proper authorization and consent before tracking someone else’s device. Tracking should be done within legal boundaries and respect for privacy.

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